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Shop Safely and Securely this Cyber Monday
Shop Safely and Securely this Cyber Monday While many Americans will hit the streets to shop at brick and mortar establishments this weekend, the National Retail Federation predicts that 78 million...
Nov 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planning for Black Friday Makes Holiday Shopping Sweeter
Black Friday is an experience enjoyed by millions of consumers. American consumers are expected to spend an average $967.13 during the 2017 holiday season, according to the National Retail Federati...
Nov 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Go Big by Shopping Small this Saturday
  It’s a big deal to shop small. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration , there are 28.8 million small businesses in the United States.  By supporting local businesses, we not only inc...
Nov 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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We Gather Together
Thanksgiving Day is upon us.  We will survive Thanksgiving Dinner. We will survive the shopping push the Friday after Thanksgiving.  We will survive eating too much turkey, too much ham, and too ma...
Nov 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Video: State Representatives Jay Dean and Cole Hefner - Gilmer Rotary Club - Nov 14, 2017

Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lowell Reid - WWII Airman & POW
The Greatest Generation is in its 90s.  Among them is long time Lufkin resident Lowell Reid.  This quiet, unassuming man was born in 1924 in Nacogdoches, and joined the Army Air Corps in 1942.   Lo...
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Analysis: Can Texas politicians police themselves?
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Analysis: Can Texas politicians police themselves? by  Ross Ramsey Nov. 22, 2017 1 Comment It’s not going to be any easier to police sexual harassment in the Texas Capitol than it is to police ethi...
This Tax Plan Is Going to Cost a Lot More Than Advertised
by BOB LORD, OtherWords
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
This Tax Plan Is Going to Cost a Lot More Than Advertised If the Trump-GOP tax plan doesn’t stink, why are they lying about the cost? By  Bob Lord House Republicans and Donald Trump are ballyhooing...
IT’S AN OBAMA MOMENT IN TEXAS
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
IT’S AN OBAMA MOMENT IN TEXAS San Antonio - Tom Wakely’s campaign for Governor announced today that they have teamed up with Michael Cooper’s campaign for Lt. Governor. The two campaigns have forge...
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Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Video: Cybersecurity Talk by Chad Elledge - Gilmer Rotary Club - Nov 7, 2017
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Chad Elledge of the First National Bank of Gilmer speaks to Rotarians about cybersecurity issues. Introducing him is Rotarian Danny Weems, FNB President and CEO. Visit FNB Gilmer
Your Taxpayer Dollars Are Funding Corporate Propaganda
by ANNA MEYER, OtherWords
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Taxpayer Dollars Are Funding Corporate Propaganda Congress wants to spend millions peddling corporate talking points on GMOs. By  Anna Meyer While Congress hasn’t accomplished much in 2017, it...
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